CFP- International Conference of ISSCO X Chinese Overseas and China: Through A Global Lens 2019

Deadline for submitting abstract: 15 March 2019 Organizers: organized by the School of International Studies and Academy of Overseas Chinese Studies, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China and the International Society for the Study of Chinese Overseas (ISSCO)   Dates:             8-11 November, 2019 Arrival Date:   8 November 2019 Conference:     9-10 November 2019 Fieldtrip:         […]

CFP-The 27th Annual Boston University Graduate Student Conference in African Studies “In and Out of Africa” 2019

Deadline- Tuesday January 22 2019 The 2019 Boston University African Studies Center Graduate Student Conference will explore the theme “in and out of Africa.” It seeks, on one hand, to contemplate Africa as a place of transit: as an origin, waypoint, or destination for global-scale flows, circulations, and transmissions. This angle emphasizes the flux and […]

ECAS Call For Papers 2019. Africa: Connections and Disruptions Edinburgh, June 11-14 2019

The 8th European Conference on African Studies (ECAS 2019) invites the submission of panel proposals addressing the theme of Africa: Connections and Disruptions. They welcome panels and papers representing all disciplines and methodological approaches of the Social Sciences and Humanities. First priority shall be given to proposals explicitly concerned with the conference theme, but the […]

Commonwealth Foundation Grant Programme 2019

Deadline: 7 January, 2019   The Foundation offers grants of up to £200,000 over four years in support of innovative project ideas and approaches that seek to strengthen the ability of civic voices to engage with governments and that have the potential to improve governance and development outcomes through their active participation. The Foundation believes […]

Humane Studies Fellowship Funding for Doctoral Studies 2019

The Humane Studies Fellowship is a renewable, non-residency award of up to $15,000 per year to support current or future students enrolled in full-time PhD programs. Intended for students interested in developing, teaching, and applying classical liberal ideas and the principles of a free society, this program supports research and teaching in both the social […]

Ideation Hub Africa Development Dialogue on Talent Management for the Social/ Non-Profit Sector

Social entrepreneurs get in here! Don’t be caught sitting on a bicycle. The biggest and glitziest event for social entrepreneurs and development/ non profit social professional is here again! Nigeria’s brightest development/ non-profit sector professionals prepare to meet, engage, share ideas and deepen perspectives on the defining role of human capital management in achieving the […]

Call for applicants – Oxford University Africa Society Mentorship Programme

Application deadline-  Friday November 16. One of the primary objectives of the University of Oxford’s Africa Society is to increase the number of African students at the University of Oxford. The Africa Society is a student-run organization, offering support to African students at Oxford and seeking to foster the development of a stimulating, comfortable and familiar […]

Call for application: Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2019

Application deadlines for the Mastercard Foundation Scholarships are: Bachelor: January 31, 2019 Master: January 15, 2019 Summer School: February 18, 2019 Deadline for Nigeria applicants-1st of December 2019 at the latest. The Mastercard foundation and Sciences Po Paris (France) have launched their new Mastercard Foundation Scholars program. This scholarship program aims at sponsoring a number […]